An interview with Al Roker
America's weatherman on his accidental television career; why we’re so addicted to watching news coverage of weather events; and the satisfactions of writing books.
Five memoirists share their favorite tools for recreating scenes and setting
"What will 'true' mean when we have so many technological tools to aid us in recreating settings and scenes?"
If you're wracked with joint pain, you don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
There's an element of mystery to the weather; that's what keeps it interesting.
The most popular essays & articles on our site this year.
We're expanding our Tiny Truths contest. more
We’re starting a new magazine! more
Help keep Creative Nonfiction strong in 2016. more
An Interview with Lenka Clayton
"I have come to realize that obstruction is one of my main working materials. I'm drawn to ideas that seem impossible, or at least too difficult to bother trying to do."
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